Photos: A Guide-Couple’s Day on the River

Written by: Rob Woodruff, Woodruff Guide Service


Jenny and Rob spend most days guiding other anglers, but they get an occasional few hours on the water together.
Photos by Rob and Jenny Woodruff

For two married Orvis-endorsed fly-fishing guides, especially two who operate separate guide services, days off rarely line up together. Even rarer are days off with good weather and . . .

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Photos: Family Ties and Huge Rainbow Trout

Written by: Jenny Mayrell-Woodruff, Fly Fish Beaver's Bend.


Shortly after committing her father's ashes to the river, Dawn landed this stunner of a rainbow.
Photo by Jenny Mayrell-Woodruff

During the spring of 2015, I received a request for a special trip from a repeat customer. Dawn’s father had passed away a few months before, and she wanted to combine a fly-fishing. . .

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Photo: A Boy’s First-Time-Out Lunker

Written by: Rob Woodruff, Woodruff Guide Service


I think young Spencer is happy, and his dad looks mighty proud.
Photo by Rob Woodruff

Eight-year-old Spencer's dad, Erick, has been a customer of mine for 18 years, and I have taken his older brother and sister on their first fly-fishing trips. This was Spencer's first time. I had them. . .

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Trout Bum of the Week LXX: Jenny Mayrell-Woodruff


Jenny shows off a gorgeous Lower Mountain Fork rainbow.
Photos courtesy Jenny Mayrell-Woodruff

Jenny Mayrell-Woodruff owns and operates Fly Fish Beavers Bend in Broken Bow, Oklahoma. She is also a member of the Lower Mountain Fork River Foundation and the American Fly. . .

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